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Raleigh 2019 Year-End Update

November 15, 2019
8:00 AM to 4:10 PM EST

The Umstead Hotel & Spa
100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC 27513
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Sarah Baum
(919) 278-1916
  • Summary
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  • CPE
Please note registration is now closed for this event. If you would like to be added to the wait list, please reach out to Sarah Baum at sbaum@bdo.com.

BDO USA, LLP invites you to join us for our annual, CPE-qualified Year-End Update. This complimentary, full-day event will highlight timely, comprehensive updates and provide key takeaways on tax, accounting and financial topics that directly impact both public and private companies.  Our event will also feature a professional ethics and conduct session presented by the North Carolina Association of CPAs*.

We invite you to take advantage of this unique opportunity to ask meaningful questions of subject matter leaders and participate in discussions specific to your business and operational challenges.

This year we are pleased to offer a professional development breakout session in lieu of ethics. Please select which session you plan to attend during the registration process.

Course offerings include but are not limited to:
  • Accounting Update (including GAAP, SEC and PCAOB hot topics)
  • Community Engagement Panel
  • Cybersecurity Hot Topics
  • Economic Update
  • Professional Development Breakout Session
  • R&D Tax Update
  • Ethics*
*The ethics presentation satisfies North Carolina’s 2-hour ethics requirement.
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM -
Registration and Breakfast

8:30 AM to 4:10 PM -
Educational Program

A detailed agenda will be distributed to registrants the week of the event.

Please note that the Ethics and Professional Development breakout sessions with both occur as the last sessions of the day from 2:30 PM to 4:10 PM. Please indicate when registering which breakout you plan to attend.

Complimentary valet parking will be available.
As a result of this course, attendees will be able to:
  • Recognize the latest financial reporting and risk management developments;
  • Incorporate and apply the financial reporting developments applicable to your organization;
  • Discuss the current state of economics as it relates to public and private businesses; 
  • Identify recent changes and proposed changes relating to accounting and SEC reporting; and 
  • Identify the latest updates and trends in North Carolina ethics compliance* 
CPE Breakdowns:

2.0 CPE credits in Accounting
1.0 CPE credit in Taxes
1.0 CPE credit in Economics
1.0 CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge
3.0 CPE credits in Personal Development


2.0 CPE credits in Accounting
1.0 CPE credit in Taxes
1.0 CPE credit in Economics
1.0 CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge
1.0 CPE credit in Personal Development
2.0 CPE credits in Behavioral Ethics*

*The Behavioral Ethics session is presented by the North Carolina Association of CPAs. Participants who select the breakout resulting in 2.0 Credits in Behavioral Ethics will not receive their certificate of completion from BDO. Ethics certificates will instead be distributed on-site for each participant’s records.

Delivery: Group Live
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 8.0 CPE credits
Program Level: Basic
BDO USA, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org